Scottish Country Dancing Dictionary

Waxing Of The Moon

Scottish Country Dance Instruction

WAXING OF THE MOON (S8x32) 3C (4C set) Daniel Grundtner And Donna McFarland

1- 8 1s set, set again advancing, passing partners to finish back-to-back facing 2s. 1M+2L and 1L+2M turn 2H twice (4 bars)
9-16 1s+2s dance reel of 4 across, 1s do not pass at end but take Left hands to...
17-24 1s (on opposite sides) lead down (3 bars), lead up (3 bars), cross and cast to 2nd places own side (2s step up 23-24)
25-32 2s+1s dance all-round (diamond) Poussette

(MINICRIB, Dance Crib compiled by Charles Upton, Deeside Caledonian Society, and his successors)

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